Forty-eight years ago this fall, I enrolled in a diploma nursing program at a school two towns over from mine. I chose nursing for a simple reason: my mother had always wanted to be a nurse. She encouraged me to follow that path, and the dutif..
Imagine providing healthcare services to thousands of low-income residents across the globe – some of whom have had no prior medical care – while juggling obstacles including limited-to-no water and electricity and only having access to th..
Five years ago, the Institute of Medicine’s (IOM) 2010 landmark report, “The Future of Nursing: Leading Change, Advancing Health,” called for nurses to play more pivotal decision-making roles to affect healthcare policy that would improv..